CDL-A OTR Company Drivers Needed

We are a smaller trucking company looking for experienced over the road drivers. We are based out of Joliet, IL. Our over the road drivers haul freight out of our Joliet, IL warehouse (drop and hook) to deliver in CA, UT, NV, ID,AZ, WY, AND CO. We can hire anyone along the I-80 that wants to be home weekly or anywhere else with home time every two weeks. Orientation takes 2-3 hours. We require a minimum of 12,000 miles a month. Our drivers average between 12,000 miles to 16,000 miles per month and average between $1,700 to $2,200 per week consistently.

Pay & Benefits:

  • $1,700 to $2,200 per week
  • Starting pay is .55 CPM base. Drivers average up to .65 CPM
  • Breakdown pay
  • Detention pay
  • Extra stop pay
  • Layover pay
  • Safety bonus
  • Weekly home time available
  • Pet & passenger friendly
  • We have the option for seasonal drivers of working 3 months on (with hometime) and 1-2 months off
  • 2019-2020 Freightliner Cascadia DD15 engine DT12 Transmission with refrigerators and inverters

Responsibilities:

  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centers
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Document and log work/rest periods and miles spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions
  • Report defects, accidents or violations

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year OTR experience
  • Proven work experience as a truck driver
  • Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (GPS, ELD, smartphone)
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No more than 2 accidents/violations in the last 3 years
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  • Valid Class A CDL
  • Valid Medical Card
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